Twitter deletes President Buhari’s violence inciting statement
Social media giant, Twitter has removed tweets by President Muhammadu Buhari threating to unleash mayhem on the entire South-Eastern region of Nigeria.
The tweets which has generated a lot of disappointing reactions since it was posted yesterday on @MBuhari has been described as an intentional act to kill the Igbos.
See Original tweets:
Following several complaints, Twitter eventually bowed to pressure, deleting the tweet.
A comment by Twitter stated, “This Tweet violated the Twitter Rules”.
I receive daily security reports on the attacks on critical national infrastructure, and it is very clear that those behind them want this administration to fail. Whoever wants the destruction of the system will soon have the shock of their lives. We’ve given them enough time.
— Muhammadu Buhari (@MBuhari) June 1, 2021